Kite foiling aka foilboarding, hydrofoil kiteboarding or foil kitesurfing, is simply kiteboarding with the addition of a hydrofoil under the board.
The foil allows you to kite along above the surface of the water. Kite foiling relatively faster as the foil cuts through the water with minimal drag. You will love the quiet experience of foiling along elevated above the surface of the water.
The hydrofoil itself is not a new invention.The technology has been around lifting boats since the early 1900s. Kite foiling has been around for 10 years and it continues growing because kitefoiling is set to debut at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games and is a rapidly evolving discipline embraced by pro kiters.
The efficiency and speed of foilboards and as such have helped push development and production of high performance hydrofoil and foilboards. There is also a big growing international hydrofoil race scene.
The efficiency and speed of foilboards and as such have helped push development and production of high performance hydrofoil and foilboards. There is also a big growing international hydrofoil race scene, but kite foiling is not limited to racing. Kiters are now jumping, looping, freestyling, waveriding, strapless rinding as well as racing hydrofoils.
Nowadays, there are many kite hydrofoil brands to choose from. There is a large selection of kite foils for beginners and advanced riders and can also buy complete hydrofoil sets. Choose your kite foil equipment depending on your personal skill level so that you can fully enjoy foiling with the kite.